“There’s no judging here. It’s just a nice environment.” He meant judging of the interpersonal variety. There was, however, judging in the form of a costume competition. Among the contestants was Aurora Celeste, 33, of Norristown, who wore a chocolate-brown hoop skirt and a platinum-blond wig, complete with hair extensions swirled into an elaborate braid.
Halloween cost Dublin city €635k in cleaning bills
Officials removed 750 tonnes of bonfire material throughout the city, while 1,200 tyres were collected as part of the clear up operation. The cleanup figure covers Dublin city alone, and includes the call out charges for the fire brigade.